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Assistant Site Coordinator, Correctional Facility

Posted: 01/08/2023






POST DATE: January 9, 2023 


POSITION:  Assistant Site Coordinator DEPARTMENT:  Correctional Facility 

RATE OF PAY:  $ 19.75  per hour HOURS WORKED:  12:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and On-Call as needed 

Applications to be filed with Human Resources Department – County Administration Building  

by mail: Carbon County Human Resources, PO Box 129, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229, or  

fax: 570-325-9492 

BENEFITS: Highmark BC/BS, Vision, Delta Dental and Life Insurance. (First of the month following sixty (60) calendar days) 
County Retirement Plan. Aflac, optional. 
Paid time off – Holiday from start. Vacation, Sick, Personal (after completion of six (6) month Initial Employment 



OVERALL OBJECTIVE OF JOB:  To perform general maintenance duties and repairs in the Prison. 




High school diploma plus technical training required in HVAC, building, electrical, plumbing and construction. Computer skills required.   


Minimum 3 years’ experience in a maintenance environment preferred. 



  1. Performs maintenance and repair duties as required in the Prison and its equipment. 

  1. Stocks department supplies. 

  1. Checks equipment for proper operation, and makes minor adjustments if necessary. 

  1. Makes rounds to ensure safety within buildings. 

  1. Transports materials to/from proper departments; clears loading dock area. 

  1. Changes light bulbs as needed. 

  1. Checks air conditioning and refrigeration units and charges as necessary. 

  1. Installs equipment as needed.  

  1. Removes snow manually from walkways and entranceways, or removes snow from other areas and/or cuts grass, as required. 

  1. Makes plumbing, electrical, heating and air conditioning repairs.  

  1. Makes repairs to damaged equipment. 

  1. Operates power equipment and hand tools to perform essential job duties.  

  1. Paints required fixtures, buildings and other objects as directed. 

  1. Performs carpentry duties as assigned.  

  1. Performs preventative maintenance and keeps appropriate records. 

  1. Obtain DEP certification for water treatment. 


  1. Must possess ability to record, convey and present information, explain procedures and follow instructions. 

  1. Must be able to stand and walk intermittently for long periods throughout the workday, with occasional sitting, bending, twisting, stooping, climbing, carrying, pushing, pulling, reaching and grasping and driving as necessary to carry out duties of job. 

  1. Dexterity requirements range from simple to coordinated movements of fingers/hands; feet/legs; torso as necessary to carry out duties of job.  

  1. Medium work, with frequent lifting/carrying of objects weighing from 25 - 50 pounds; occasionally lifts 100-pound oxygen tanks. 

  1. Must demonstrate emotional stability. 

  1. Must be able to move frequently throughout the workday.  

  1. Must have average strength and physical endurance and ability to lift up to 100 pounds as necessary.

  1. Must be able to speak and understand the English language in an understandable manner in order to carry out essential job duties. 

  1. Must possess ability to function independently, have flexibility and the ability to work effectively with clients, co-workers and others. 

  1. Must possess a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License and a willingness to travel as needed.  

  1. Must possess knowledge of the methods; tools and practices used in general maintenance and construction.  

  1. Must possess knowledge and ability to detect defects in equipment and make proper adjustments. 

  1. Must possess knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions and the ability to exercise skill in the care and use of various tools and equipment. 

  1. Must possess ability to utilize County vehicles and various equipment such as a snow blower, tractor, hand tools, drill press, etc. 

  1. Must possess ability to plow snow. 

  1. Must possess ability to follow oral and written instructions.  

  1. Must possess ability to accurately and safely complete general repairs and maintenance on heating, air conditioning and plumbing needs.  

  1. Must possess ability to operate county vehicles used for maintenance and to plow snow in winter and cut grass in spring and summer. 

  1. Must have considerable knowledge of local codes and regulations and ability to trouble shoot problem areas.  



  1. Works with average indoor and outdoor exposure to noise, stress and disruptions. 

  1. Normal indoor exposure to dust/dirt; below normal when cleaning air ducts. 

  1. Subject to periodically working different shifts as required.    

  1. Subject to periodically working in adverse conditions or various outdoor elements depending on nature of job assignment.  

  1. On-call as needed. 







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